Read the Resistance

Reading Group books are available from Left Bank Books in St. Louis, MO at a 20% discount.

Left Bank Books is pleased to relaunch its reading group Read the Resistance in collaboration with The Opera Theatre of St. Louis and its upcoming production of Harvey Milk

Book discussions will take place monthly virtually, rsvp sign up is hereRegistration is required. Participants can register for any or all of the meetings at this link.

It is recommended that participants read the books before the discussion, but not required.

Books are available for purchase through Left Bank Books at our discounted reading group rate. Please email Shane at with any questions. 

Our 2014-2015 Reading List, 2016 List, 2017 List, 2018 List, 2019 List, 2020 List, 2021 List


2022 Titles

February 23, 2022, 7pm: Lead from the Outside: How to Build Your Future and Make Real Change by Stacy Abrams

March 23, 2022, 7pm: Collective Wisdom: Lessons, Inspiration, and Advice from Women Over 50 by Grace Bonney

April 27, 2022, 7pm: Real Queer America: LGBT Stories from Red States by Samantha Allen

May 25, 2022, 7pm: Care Work: Dreaming Disability Justice by Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha

June 22, 2022, 7pm: Harvey Milk: His Lives and Death by Lillian Faderman


Check back here for more information; feel free to email the Reading Group Coordinator at, or call us at 314-367-6731.

Harvey Milk: His Lives and Death (Jewish Lives) By Lillian Faderman Cover Image
ISBN: 9780300248555
Availability: On Our Shelves (Note - We update this inventory once per day.)
Published: Yale University Press - September 10th, 2019